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New School Tools from CDC for a Healthy New Year

Release Date: 1/13/2021
Expiration Date: 1/13/2024
Originally presented on December 11, 2020.

Cost: Free for NASN members and non members!

There is no cost for this learning activity and
no CNE contact hours will be awarded.

Program Overview
CDC recently released toolkits for school personnel to use to consider and implement COVID-19 mitigation strategies in their K-12 schools to help reduce the risk of COVID-19 as in-person classes resume in the new year.

Learning Outcomes
As a result of participating in this educational activity, learners will be able to:
  • Summarize current COVID-19 data and statistics for school-aged children.
  • Review existing COVID-19 tools and resources for K-12 school personnel.
  • Describe tools that can be used to guide K-12 school personnel through the process of planning and selecting key mitigation strategies for their school.

Intended Audience

This continuing education program is a knowledge-based activity developed to meet the educational needs of registered nurses who are interested in child and adolescent health.

Greta Massetti, PhD
Lead, JCC Mitigations and Risk Working Group
Lead, CDC Community Interventions and Critical Populations Task Force

Faculty and Program Planner Disclosures
NASN must ensure that all educational session content is free of commercial bias and influence. The intent of this disclosure is to provide learners with information on which they can make their own judgments.

The nurse planner, faculty and reviewers disclose the absence of personal financial relationships with commercial interests relevant to this educational activity within the past 12 months.

Commercial Support or Grant Funding

This program did not receive commercial support or grant funding.

Instructions to Complete This Activity
To receive a Certificate of Completion for this course, follow the steps below, and complete and view the full content of the program including the course evaluation.

NASN will conduct an outcome assessment of a sample of participants at a later date. Please be advised that, if you complete this course, you may be asked to participate in this outcome assessment.

Step 1: Enroll in the course through the e-commerce system.
Select the Purchase button. You will be directed to the e-commerce system. The item should already be in your shopping cart (look for the shopping cart icon at the top of the e-commerce web page). The cost for this course will be waived for NASN members during the checkout process.

Step 2: Complete and view the full content of the program.
Content items are indexed at the bottom of this screen. After you enroll, you will return to this screen. The first content item will be “unlocked” so that you can begin completing the course. Subsequent items will “unlock” as you complete previous items.

Step 3: Print the certificate.